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Ferguson, Missouri: Not Just an American Tragedy

August 22, 2014 | by Marc Krupanski
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Life on the Margins of China’s Economic Boom

August 8, 2014 | by Chuck Leung

End AIDS by 2030? Not at This Rate.

July 23, 2014 | by Ralf Jürgens
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Open Society Voices

Case Watch: European Union's Top Court Reinforces Same-Sex Partnership Rights

December 18, 2013 | by Zsolt Bobis
A recent ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) should harmonize the provision of employment benefits to same-sex legal partnerships in EU countries.
Grantee Spotlight

A Victory for Equal Education in South Africa

December 18, 2013 | by Jonathon Fairhead
The physical landscape of schooling in South Africa looks much the same today as it did 20 years ago. This is about to change.

Greece: What Lies Ahead?

December 16, 2013 | by Apostolis Fotiadis
As Greece enters a seventh year of recession, its social fabric is being stretched to the limit. George Soros, along with Greek leaders and experts, discuss how to move from crisis to hope.

Natia’s Story: Early Childhood Intervention in Georgia

December 16, 2013 | by Hollie Hix-Small
Eastern Europe and Central Asia have the highest rates of institutionalized children in the world. For many, placement in an institution begins at birth.

For Indonesian Migrant Workers, Problems Start at Home

December 16, 2013 | by Elizabeth Frantz
Bolder measures need to be adopted by migrant workers’ home countries to minimize the risk of exploitation and ensure that rights are better protected.

Five Ways Drug Policy Reform Accelerated This Year

December 16, 2013 | by Patrick Gallahue
Here are five game-changing developments that occurred in 2013 that could mark the beginning of the end of the war on drugs.

How Improving Women’s Rights Helps Stop AIDS in Africa

December 16, 2013 | by Tamar Ezer
Women's property rights in Africa have been routinely violated, worsening the AIDS epidemic. Now, two landmark resolutions stand on the side of justice and women's health.

George Soros: It's Time to Make Justice Central to Development

December 13, 2013 | by Jonathan Birchall
George Soros argued at the UN in New York this week that “law is as central to development as health, education, or protection of the environment”.
Q&A

Marijuana Reform Advocates Make History in Uruguay

December 13, 2013 | by Catesby Holmes
Uruguay is the first country in the world to establish a legal, government-controlled marijuana market. Meet the advocates who made this possible.
Grantee Spotlight

European Court Strikes a Blow for Online Privacy

December 13, 2013 | by T.J. McIntyre
EU laws allow governments to track and store any citizen's online data. A European Court of Justice case aims to change that.

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